Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - ExcellentQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - Very GoodCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences is a private not-for-profit school with 6,010 students enrolled. This college was established in 1823 and is one of the 32 colleges and schools located in Boston, Massachusetts.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
26
2-year certificate, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, and doctoral degree are offered at Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences.

Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 26 majors. The most popular concentrations are Pharmacy, Nursing, Medical Assistant, Medical, and Dental. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools and colleges.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
79%
The student retention rate at Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences is fair at 79% (close to Massachusetts average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences is good - 70%. Approximately 11% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences is reasonable, 25:1. Find out more details about instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$27,500
Average tuition prices are very high - $26,600 per year. The additional fees at Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (not included in tuition costs) are about $900; which totals $27,500 per year.

Read the details about Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
90%
As reported in recent data, 4,939 applications were submitted and 4,444 were accepted; so it is very easy to become a student at this school.

This school might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Learn more about admissions as well applicants test score info at Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$10,400
Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences offers a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
B
Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 800 students, which provides a reasonable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is high -- about $10,400 per year.

Based on the college crime information, Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences appears to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Location and Maps



Post Address: Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, 179 Longwood Ave, Boston, Massachusetts 02115-5896, USA
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